Study a Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition with Honours at the University of Newcastle and graduate with world-class qualifications.

Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition (Honours)

Why study with us?

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With increasing competition in all sectors of employment, students who graduate with an Honours degree have a distinct advantage. It is often considered by employers as an added skill and has been used by previous graduates to pursue higher positions and salaries. You can develop and carry out research on a topic of interest, potentially leading to further academic study such as a research degree.

Offered through the Faculty of Science and Information Technology, the Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition (Honours) has a research focus allowing you to further develop your specific areas of interest while also providing a pathway into research higher degree study.

This one year full-time (or equivalent part-time) degree provides an extension to the Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition and is offered at the Central Coast campus at Ourimbah.

For more information about the Honours degree please refer to the handbook.


APPLY FOR HONOURS

You usually apply for Honours in the final year of your undergraduate degree. To be accepted for entry you must have successfully completed a Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition or equivalent with a credit grade point average (GPA).

Contact Dr Paul Roach in the Faculty of Science and Information Technology on +61 2 4348 4129 for more information.

To apply for entry into this Honours program you need to download and complete two forms:

  • Direct Admissions Application form; and
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology (FSCIT) End on Honours Application form.

These are available in the 'Enrolment and course information' tab via this link, or by clicking the Apply Now button. Once completed, submit the forms to a student hub (Shortland or Ourimbah).

Find out more about Honours scholarships.

Handbook